Foreign Secretary returned to Britain today to chair an emergency meeting on the Algerian hostage crisis. He said on Twitter that the situation remained the UK's top priority, and will remain son "until every British National is accounted for."
David Cameron warned that north Africa is becoming a "magnet for jihadists" as he announced help to tackle the terror threat in the region.
A British man from Aberdeenshire has spoken to ITV News about his dramatic escape from militants and his concern for some of his colleagues.
Stephen McFaul, one of dozens of hostages taken by Islamist fighters at gas plant in Algeria, is due to arrive back in Belfast later today.